#sharethestoke

by Derek Dodds March 12, 2016 2 Comments

Surfing Norway


Surfing Norway Epic surf Norway

One of the things I love about Wave Tribe is hearing from the global surfing community. I have met some fantastic people from around the world and I have discovered that there are surfers that share a vision for this planet in places I would have never imagined.

Check out this link to see some epic Norwegian swell from our Wave Tribe friends in Norway: http://www.stadsurfing.com

I can't read the comments or the text on the site but I sure understand the stoke.

Peace. Derek D.




Derek Dodds
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Derek Dodds
Derek Dodds

February 15, 2016

NIce, thanks for reminding me of the journey!

Derek

Ronald Dodds
Ronald Dodds

February 15, 2016

Derek’s great grandparent’s, on his father’s side, came from Norway. His great grandmother, Aagot Meling(1894-1974) was from Haugesun and his great grandfather,John Johnson(1886-1966) was from Eidanger. John came to the US in 1905 and Aagot came to the US in 1909. They met in Okland,Calif and were married in 1916.Aagot and John were the only ones in their family to leave Norway to live in the US. Their daughter was ,Ingrid Johnson Dodds,Derek’s grandmother.

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Surfboard Leashes

You Break It We Replace It in First Year. 

Buy a leash closest to your board size—i.e. for 6'4 surfboard you need a 6' leash. 

All leashes are 7mm thick, competition leashes which are lighter/thinner 5.5 mm. 

Pioneer Day Boardbags - Fits One Surfboard

All boardbags have +2 inches. Thus a 6'6 board fit's perfectly in a 6'6 boardbag. All Pioneer bags have expandable fin gussets, so you can keep your fins on your board in the bag—or you can roll with glass-on fins.

Pioneer Sizes:

All bags have interior pockets (fins, leash and wax), bags fit industry standards. 

Our 8'6, 9'6 and 10' bags have fin slots and round noses. 

Pioneer bags also have an exterior pocket and zip all the way to the nose.

Travel Bags - Fits Two Surfboards

All Global boardbags have +2 inches, so if you buy a 6'2 boardbag, the real length is 6'4—thus you have a bit of room to play. 

Global Travel Bag Sizes:

Travel boardbags are 6'-8' inches deep to accommodate two boards—though you can travel with one in these bags without a problem—there are two interior pockets for leash, wax, and fins.

Surfboard Travel Bag Pockets Fin Wax Leash

Travel boardbags have two padded boards separators and two pockets for your gear. 

* Travel boardbags also have 13mm + 13mm of extra padding in the nose and tail.

Travel Bags with Wheels - Fits Two Surfboards

New in 2016 is the double travel bag with wheels. Sometimes you want a smaller bag with wheels, now you can have it. All Global boardbags have +2 inches, so if you buy a 6'2 boardbag, the real length is 6'4—thus you have a bit of room to play. 

Global Travel Bag Sizes:

Travel boardbags are 6'-8' inches deep to accommodate two boards—though you can travel with one in these bags without a problem—there are two interior pockets for leash, wax, and fins.

Wave Tribe Wheelie Surfboard Travel Bags

Travel boardbags have two padded boards separators and two pockets for your gear. 

* Travel boardbags also have 13mm + 13mm of extra padding in the nose and tail.

Boardbag Material & Hardware - All Bags

Side A of the bag is made from a strong density Rugged Eco Hemp exterior which is one tough fiber and naturally built to last with high impact padding protection with Rebound Foam Dynamics including open-to-nose technology.

Side B is the reflective (rental-car-roof-side) made from Reflective Energy Shield for "Cooler Surfboard Safeguard" protecting your surfboard from the sun's harmful rays made from an alloy-steel mesh weave.

All Sides are guarded by our Japanese Never-Rust-or-Break Nickel Platted Zippers streamline zipper trails and our trademarked Easy Flow Zip System.